The following databases were searched:
• Medline 1966-2002
• Embase 1980-2002
• the Cochrane Skin Group Trials Register
• the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews and the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials.
Search items included: SCC, squamous cell carcinoma, squamous cell cancer, skin neoplasms, xeroderma pigmentosum, non-melanoma skin cancers, non-melanoma skin cancer, transplant skin cancers.
The following questions relate to the treatment of an uncomplicated SCC on the leg of a 72-year-old man, as shown in Figure 25.1.
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